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Accra vs Nuuk/ Godthåb Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Accra, Ghana and Nuuk/ Godthåb, Greenland is approximately 7,680 km or 4,772 mi.
  • To reach Accra in this distance one would set out from Nuuk/ Godthåb bearing 123.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Accra bearing 158.6° or SSE .
  • Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Nuuk/ Godthåb has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Nuuk/ Godthåb is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 27.9 °C (50.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) less in Accra. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 31 mm (1.2 in) more which is equivalent to 31 l/m² (0.76 US gal/ft²) or 310,000 l/ha (33,141 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.5° higher in Accra than in Nuuk/ Godthåb.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 26.9°C (48.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Accra relative to Nuuk/ Godthåb. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Nuuk/ Godthåb vs Accra.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+66) +37 (+66) +37 (+66) +33 (+59) +28 (+50) +21 (+38) +16 (+30) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +28 (+51) +32 (+58) +34 (+62) +29 (+51)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +35 (+64) +36 (+65) +32 (+57) +26 (+48) +22 (+40) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +22 (+40) +27 (+48) +31 (+55) +33 (+60) +28 (+50)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +34 (+60) +35 (+62) +30 (+54) +25 (+44) +22 (+39) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +20 (+37) +25 (+44) +29 (+52) +32 (+57) +27 (+48)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -10 (0) +23 (+1) +36 (+1) +90 (+4) +131 (+5) -33 (-1) -73 (-3) -48 (-2) +10 (+0) -36 (-1) -36 (-1) +31 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16)   -17 ( -5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 42' +3h 47' +0h 40' -2h 33' -5h 43' -7h 53' -6h 50' -3h 48' -0h 34' +2h 39' +5h 49' +7h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +58.3 +58.2 +58.2 +45.9 +29.3 +22.9 +28.9 +45.7 +58.3 +58.2 +58.3 +58.3   +48.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -2 -4 -1 -2 +1 -2 -4 -1 +5 +4 +2   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +33.7 (+61) +33.6 (+60) +34 (+61) +30.6 (+55) +25.3 (+46) +21.9 (+39) +17.3 (+31) +16.8 (+30) +21.3 (+38) +26.5 (+48) +30.1 (+54) +32.2 (+58) +26.9 (+48)

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